21.12 Custom Reports
come in two different types those that will be used in the My
Business reporting section, and those used on dialogs to print
things like Invoices and Quotes etc.
My Business Reporting
Tradepoint.Reports.BaseReports namespace is a number of base reports
that you can inherit from to provide basic functionality for each
report. Each type implements virtual methods that allow you to BuildReport (with several
overrides) and construct the report how you wish. To add a report
to the My Business screen you will need to implement:
allows the system to provide information about all of the reports
that you wish to add to the my business screen.
ReturnReports: This method
returns a List<> of ReportInformation that defines the
reports that you wish to add using the ReportInformation class to
fill in all of the information. You can reference your own advanced
search or one of the existing ones from the
Tradepoint.Windows.Searches or Tradepoint.Reports.Searches
This allows you to provide a custom image for any new sections that
will show within the ribbon of the My Business section.
Single Item Reporting
This allows you
to return additional reports that will be available for
has one method:
ReturnReports(FormName): You should return a list
of ReportInformation objects that define the reports that you wish
the end user to be able to print.